Originally Posted by andyman
I've got a question for you guys. I'm new to loading so forgive me. How is it possible to share load information when loading for a bolt action , say 308 winchester? Isn't the OAL and COL different for each gun? And because of this , wouldnt that affect powder? Please enlighten me.
its a good starting point. as you can take two of the same rifles and they will probably like something else from each other.
as for col/oal affecting powder, No
I can load my .308 to standard col/oal or a longer col/oal and use the same powder and charge weight for both.